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News Release
Homicide Suspect Wanted (Photo) - 10/07/21

On 10-06-2021 The Kelso Police Department began a homicide investigation after locating an adult deceased male in the 2100 block of South River Road in Kelso.  The investigation is ongoing and details of the case will not be released at this time.   The identity of the deceased male is being withheld pending next of kin notifications. 

The Kelso Police Department is asking for help from the community to locate Jeremiah D. Mathews, who is considered a suspect in this case. He is described as a 34 year-old white male, light brown hair and hazel eyes.  He is 6’ tall and weighs approximately 175 lbs.  Mathews is from the local area and should be considered armed and dangerous.  If you know where he is please call 911 immediately.  If you have information about him or this investigation you may contact the Kelso Police Department at 360-423-1270.   





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